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botanical name:
Arabis alpina ssp. caucasica 'Flore Pleno'
Arabis alpina ssp. caucasica 'Flore Pleno' © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Arabis caucasica 'Flore Pleno', Arabis caucasica 'Plena'
family:  Brassicaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, ground-cover, scented/aromatic
height: 0.15m
width: 0.50m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: semi-prostrate
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: white
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Mat-forming evergreen with rosettes of toothed grey-green leaves. This form has pure white, double flowers.

Any well drained soil in full sun. Tolerant of poor, infertile soils and hot, dry conditions. This species is a fast grower and should be trimmed back after flowering to tidy and maintain compactness.

Good for large rock gardens, dry banks and planting in crevices of stone walls. Effective ground cover.

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